November 2021

Happy Birthday, Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute!!!

We proudly celebrate the 53-year milestone with our staff, member institutions, & stakeholders today, and look forward to the next 50 years & more! While its services & operations have expanded, the underlying principles of the Institute have remained constant. Founded in 1968 through a mutual proclamation of the Governments of Canada and India, the Institute was named after Sh. Lal Bahadur Shastri, one of the most prominent and dynamic Prime Ministers India.

Culture, Context and Aging of Older Indians: Narratives from India and Beyond

Dr. Jagriti Gangopadhyay of Manipal Academy of Higher Education and Shastri Publication Grant awardee recently added feather in her hat as her monograph got published in the prestigious Springer Publishing, an American publishing company of academic journals and books.

Click here to access the book!

Many congratulations, Dr. Gangopadhyay!

Read the Preamble – Constitution Day, November 26, 2021

On the occasion of Constitution Day to promote Constitution values among citizens, on November 26, 2021, Sh. Ram Nath Kovind, the Hon'ble President of India will lead the celebrations from Central Hall of Parliament from 11:00 AM onwards. To read the Preamble of the Constitution, visit the following 2 portals (to be operationalised soon) to participate and get certificates post the reading –